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ID: 7006280
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7006280

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Budapest (inhabited place)  Budapest (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 47 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 47.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 019 03 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 19.0500  decimal degrees

Note: City has status of a county; communities of Buda (right bank) & Pest (left) developed at important crossing point of the Danube; both were Roman settlements; both were capitals of nation (Buda in 15th cen., Pest in 18th cen.); taken by Turks in 16th cen.

Names:
Budapest (preferred,C,V)  ............ name acquired when Pest, Buda & Óbuda (Old Buda) were amalgamated in 1873

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Hungary (nation)  ........  Hungary (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Budapest (special city)  ............  Budapest (special city) (P)
Hierarchy of Budapest (inhabited place)  ................  Budapest (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  area has been settled since 3rd mill. BC; Buda & Pest joined to form one city in 1873
city (C)
county seat (C)  ............  of Pest county
national capital (C)

Related geographic places:
capital of ....  Hungary .......... (nation)
..................  (World, Europe) [7006278]

Sources and Contributors:
Budapest..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 617
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 129
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) II, 601-602
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 35
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 185
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 617
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 129
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) II, 601-602
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 35
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 185
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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